For Silicon Valley, a Worker Pipeline Cut Off  


SAN FRANCISCO – Tech executives said Monday they were disappointed in the Trump administration’s decision to temporarily ban an array of work visas, including those used by the technology industry. Some vowed to open up or expand their operations overseas.   “Banning all H1B visas means CEOs like me have to open offices and hire more people in countries like Canada that allow immigration,” tweeted Anshu Sharma, chief […]

UN Warns of Risk of Low Distribution of AIDS Drug Amid COVID Lockdowns


The COVID-19 pandemic could affect availability and distribution of antiretroviral medicine used to treat HIV, UNAIDS said Monday. A recent survey conducted by UNAIDS showed the impacts that lockdowns and border closures imposed to stop the spread of the coronavirus will impede supplying prescriptions, particularly to low- and middle-income countries. But the survey said that […]

US Honeybees Making Comeback, Survey Shows


Honeybees are coming back after record losses in 2019, a survey of U.S. beekeepers says.  The Bee Informed Partnership says this past winter was one of the smallest loss of colonies in 14 years. Researchers credit better management by beekeepers for the resurgence in colonies.  “The reason why colonies can die are very multiple and that’s unfortunately, the complex reality of honeybee health is that there are […]

Whale Cloud lance une suite SSM/OSS basée dans le cloud en partenariat avec Alibaba Cloud


NANJING, Chine, 22 juin 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Whale Cloud a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement de sa suite de solutions de télécommunications basées dans le cloud – la plateforme d’activation commerciale numérique (Digital Business Enablement Platform (D-BEP)) ZSmart et la boîte à outils de services de transformation numérique : Digital Telco Maturity Map (DTMM), Standard Operating Process […]

Whale Cloud Launches Cloud-based BSS/OSS Suite in Partnership with Alibaba Cloud


NANJING, China, June 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Whale Cloud announced the launch of its cloud-based telecom solution suite today – ZSmart Digital Business Enablement Platform (D-BEP) and digital transformation service toolkit: Digital Telco Maturity Map (DTMM), Standard Operating Process (SOP) and Digitalization Metrics, and a slew of zero-provisioning telco offerings over Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence […]

Xinhua Silk Road: FAW Commercial Vehicles recruits distributors in 35 countries worldwide


BEIJING, June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — China FAW Commercial Vehicles, branch of FAW Group Co., a state-owned leading automaker based in northeast China’s Jilin Province, is recruiting distributors in 35 countries worldwide. The target countries include Vietnam, Laos, Malaysia in South Asia, and Congo, Nigeria, Angola in Africa. Besides, central Asian countries like Kazakhstan and Tajikistan […]